Sunday, April 27, 2008

Grande-Digue - My first race off Island

Athena, Dorothy, Alex, Sandra, Mike

Alex & Peter

It was sunny and 14 degrees.

The 15km loop course was on the road by the water, not too hilly and 1.5km downhill at the end.

Started and ended at big church.

It was first run on the mainland for me and Sandra Gregory.

The average 5km time of 23 minutes, the 10km split time of 46 minutes and breaking 70 minutes barrier own PB by more than 10 minutes!

Mike Meacher won his age division, Dorothy Gregory was 3rd in her age division.

Athena and Jamie was also running from PEI.

I finished in 1:09:19 in 47th out of 214 runners.

I ate spaghetti afterwards and award presentation with race organizer Sylvio Bourque then went to my grandmother.

Official Result: 47th out of 214
15K in 1 hour, 9 minutes, 19 seconds

More Photos (ours)

More Photos (Mike Richard's)

More Photos (RunNB)

Below: Finish line photos: Jamie, Sandra & Dorothy, Mike, Athena

Our Award Winners

Mike "Rocketman" Meacher & Dorothy Gregory

Running For Autism
Not Against It
acceptance not cure

1 comment:

FreddyBeachPete said...

Great run Alex! It was really nice to see you and your mom yesterday. Wasn't that a great spaghetti lunch? Yum yum !!